Restoration


Mara has finished the clock case repair. Our customer is getting quite a bargain for the insanely low price we're charging.     The Twin Wall is installed in the doors, the glass is on order. Meanwhile we are making handles out of aluminum flat stock and some rosewood scrap, if one can call any rosewood "scrap". These are about as simple as one can get. I think it works just right with this project, although we...

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Weekend Update

Weekend Update


Posted By on Mar 3, 2012

Well, Mara has gotten most of the finish onto the door job. Here I'm chopping a mortise for the lock.   And, custom jobs come with custom problems, like finding the right sized extension ring for a lock that's really designed for aluminum doors that one sees used in retail shops. So, here's a ring made from a bit of Osage Orange.     The little clock job is advancing and Mara is in the middle stages of...

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